Ramsey Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Ramsey Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Location:

Parish boundaries of Ramsey, Bury and Upwood and the Raveleys, Cambridgeshire

Total Grants Available:

£40,000 per year

Fund Provided by:

New owner (to be confirmed)

The Fund is open to new applications. There is £40,000 available each year to give out in grants.

Project locations

Projects for which grants are requested must be located in the Parish boundaries of Ramsey, Bury, Upwood and the Raveleys.

Deadline

There is one funding round to apply to each year. The next closing date for applications is 5 August 2020. 

Final decisions will be announced by Mid October 2020.

Please Note: GrantScape are upgrading their application system, this will be available later this year. Please check back here three months before the next closing date, to be forwarded to the new Application Form. Please DO NOT complete an application before this time.

Grant Amounts

The Fund allows groups to apply for grants between £250 and £20,000. Please click below to read the full criteria:

Decision Making

Applications will be reviewed by a local Advisory Group (AG) that has been established to help decide how the grants will be allocated from the Fund.

The AG consists of:
• The Mayor of Ramsey
• 3 x Huntingdonshire District Council (HDC) Ward members for Ramsey and Bury
• 1 x HDC Ward member for Upwood & the Raveleys (Warboys) – TBC
• 2 x County Councillors
• 1 x representative from Bury Parish Council
• 1 x representative from Upwood & the Raveleys Parish Council – TBC

Grants Awarded

To find out which organisations were previously awarded grants, please click here